Montréal, February 10, 2018 – By dint of effort and perseverance, Videotron has been able to make its customers' voices heard and reached an agreement with AMC. Just in time for the second part of Walking Dead's eighth season, the agreement was negotiated to the satisfaction of both parties.
We are very pleased to be able to continue offering our customers the AMC channel, with no interruption in service. We are contacting our customers now to give them the good news, commented Caroline Paquet, Vice President, Marketing and Content of Videotron.
All Videotron TV customers will be able to tune in to AMC during a free preview from February 12 to February 28 2018. The channel is available at positions 809 (HD) and 209 (standard).
Videotron (www.videotron.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Quebecor Media Inc., is an integrated communications company engaged in cable television, interactive multimedia development, Internet access, cable telephone and mobile telephone services. Videotron is a leader in new technologies with its illico interactive television service and its broadband network, which supports high-speed cable Internet access, analog and digital cable television, and other services. As of September 30, 2017, Videotron was serving 1,649,000 cable television customers, including 1,603,900 Digital TV subscribers. The Club illico over-the-top video service had 347,400 members. Videotron is also the Québec leader in high-speed Internet access, with 1,654,100 subscribers to its cable service as of September 30, 2017. As of the same date, Videotron had 990,300 subscriber connections to its mobile telephone service and was providing cable telephone service to 1,205,400 Québec households and organizations. For the twelfth consecutive year, Videotron ranked as Québec's most respected telecommunications company in the annual Léger survey.
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